civilian police

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When military personnel supplied their utilities in aid of law enforcement, civilian police units found it hard to ignore those units' methods given their effectiveness in locating a sniper's "point of origin," just as the military was trained to do in combat scenarios; however, if the sniper was found, it was expected that the civilian police would make contact.
But some councilors argued against the order, saying now is not the time to consider establishing a civilian police review board.
Personnel from the national army, civilian police and armed police will take over the job of monitoring the camps housing Maoist combatants and their weapons, Internal Affairs Minister Bhim Rawal said.
In the Northumbria Police area, civilian police staff numbers increased by 64% between 2000 and 2009, whereas the number of warranted police officers went up by just 6%.
DynCorp, which is currently providing law enforcement personnel to support civilian police training and mission support to the Afghan National Police, filed its protest in December 2009 after learning that the civilian police training contract was not going to be competitively bid.
A US Army psychiatrist, who may face the death penalty after a mass shooting, was charged with 32 counts of attempted premeditated murder, relating to the scores of soldiers and two civilian police officers injured in the attack, military officials said.
Major Nidal Malik Hasan was in a coma after being shot several times by a civilian police officer responding to the attack at Fort Hood in Texas last Thursday.
United Nations Security Council resolution 1769, in July 2007, authorized the deployment of an appropriate civilian police component consisting of more than 3,500 police officers, with 19 formed police units comprising up to 140 personnel each.
A CIVILIAN police worker is being investigated after an alleged security breach at Buckingham Palace, sources said yesterday.
To carry out this mission, the Office of Civilian Police and Rule of Law Programs in the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs is the hub of the Department's efforts to develop effective criminal justice systems around the world.
Liberia--Supporting our civilian police contribution to the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), as well as critical police and justice reform projects.
A man aged 26 was arrested by civilian police at his home in Trimley, Suffolk, on Friday night.

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